Kate Chopin House-Bayou Folk Museum
243 Highway 495
Natchitoches, Louisiana 71452
Home of Kate Chopin, the renowned writer of Creole short stories who is best known for her story "The Awakening." This magnificent home, a National Historic Landmark, is filled with period furnishings and displays that depict the history of the Cane River Country. A reconditioned blacksmith shop and doctor's office are also on site. The home is open daily for tours.